Doctors

Wallace L. Huff, Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine
Director of the Kentucky Stem Cell and PRP Institute.
Specializing in Arthroscopic Knee, Hip, and Shoulder Surgery.
 
Specializing in minimally invasive total and partial knee replacement and direct anterior hip replacement including customized total knee replacements.
 
Specializing in nonsurgical orthobiologic injections for orthopedic conditions such as arthritic joint pain,  and sports injuries.

Dr. Huff has been in practice for 18 years, and with Bluegrass Orthopaedics for 8 years. Dr. Huff grew up in Blacksburg, Virginia and attended Hampden-Sydney College. While in college, he was a member of the football team and a triple major in Biology, Biochemistry, and Spanish. After college, Dr. Huff spent a year of graduate studies in physiology at Virginia Commonwealth University and then completed 4 years of medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School. Following medical school, Dr. Huff completed 7 years of Orthopaedic Residency and Fellowship at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. 

Dr. Huff is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery with added qualifications in Sports Medicine. He serves as a team physician for several local high schools and colleges. He has hospital affiliations with St. Joseph East and Baptist Health. 

Dr. Wallace Huff holds a certification in MSK ultrasound.  To ensure accurate placement, most of our Orthobiologic injections are done with ultrasound guidance. 

Dr Huff has assembled a team of professionals that understand the unique needs of athletes having been there themselves. Michael Blackburn PAC played college football at Campbellsville College and later coached high school football before going to PA school. Harold Dennis PAC played football at University of Kentucky initially as a kicker then wide receiver and kick return specialist. Dr Huff continues to compete into his 50s and has run numerous marathons and completed a full ironman triathalon. 

Dr. Huff has recently founded the Kentucky Stem Cell and PRP Institute with the goal of combining a research institute with a clinical staff that provides patients with cutting edge nonsurgical options for arthritis, back pain, sports injuries, and other musculoskeletal conditions.  

Dr. Huff loves being a husband to his beautiful wife Lorrie and a father to his three sons Wallace III, Mason, Brady and daughter Stella. 

 

 

Physician Assistants

Harold Dennis Jr., PA-C, MS

Physician Assistant

Harold Dennis Jr., MS, PA-C is a graduate of University of Kentucky Physician Assistant Program where he received his Master's Degree in Physician Assistant Studies in 2016.  Harold received his Bachelors Degree from the University of Kentucky in 1996 where he studied Kinesiology with a Sports Medicine focus. He is NCCPA certified and current state licensed. In addition to his studies, Harold was a 3-year letterman of the UK football program 1994-96.  Harold brings to the practice, specific interests in:  Sports Medicine, Total Joint Replacement and Osteoporosis care.

Michael L. Blackburn

Physician Assistant

Michael L. Blackburn, PA-C started with Bluegrass Orthopaedics in 2014. He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky PA program. He has experience in neurosurgery, emergency and sports medicine injuries. He is NCCPA certified and current state licensed.